Nov 10, 2012 11:30pm PST
paula broadwell was sending her harassing e-mail. broadwell is an army reserve officer who wrote a recent biography of petraeus. >> obviously it's going to an emotional effect. in terms of the agency doing its job, no, not at all. with regard to general petraeus career history will judge that. more details now about the woman petraeus had an affair with, paula broadwell, the 40-year-old is a married mother of two and the charlotte observer reports that she moved with husband to charlotte, north carolina about three years ago. according so sources she made trips to afghanistan to interview him unr and his staff for a biography. >>> republicans accuse the white house of failing to provide adequate diplomatic security overseas. now some lawmakers are expressing disappointment that petraeus will not testify and, in fact, the new acting cia director mikemoreell is scheduled to take his place. >> frankly, you want the agency to testify. you want someone who is knowledgeable about the events and what the agency knew, what the agency did and mike morell is fully qualified to do that. atm b
Nov 15, 2012 11:30pm PST
never passed confidential information to paula broadwell. >> reporter: general petraeus will testify about the attack in benghazi here at the home of chris steven's mother. all is quiet on this the eve of the general's testimony. >>> some markets fell again today for the -- stock markets fell again for the third straight in a row. the nasdaq dropped nine, the nasdaq dropped 28 points. >>> the deadly oil rig fire and disastrous spill in the gulf of mexico will cost the oil giant bp a record 4-1/2 billion dollars. bp agreed to plead guilty to a number of federal charges including lying about how much oil was spilling into the gulf and the deaths of 11 oil rig workers. that rig blew up on april 20th, 2010, at least one public interest group is calling the settlement quote pathetic. >>> and the u.s. postal service reported a record loss today. the postmaster general says the mail service lost $15.9 billion in the past fiscal year. the usps is calling on congress for an overhaul to save money and that includes an end to service on saturday. >>> the boats were out today for the first full
Nov 12, 2012 11:30pm PST
. paula broadwell lives there with her husband and son. as craig brozwell reports, one question that they have is murders in benghazi. >> this was totally unexpected. >> reporter: petraeus had been scheduled to testify on thursday on the u.s. consulate in benghazi. >> governor petraeus will have an insight on this and he has the right to share it with americans. >> reporter: many are wondering why the respected general briefed lawmakers about the attack early on saying it was a spontaneous uprising about an islam film. listen to this portion of a speech by broadwell. >> the cia had actually had taken a couple of libyan malitia members prisoner and they think the attack was to get these prisoners back. >> reporter: any suggestions is still in the detention business is uninformed and baseless. there are four hearings on benghazi this week. the acting fbi director will testify on thursday in place of petraeus. >>> an online petition that calls for the state of texas to succeed from the nation has gotten so many signature that is the white house may have to respond to the petition. so far mor
Nov 14, 2012 11:30pm PST
documents at the home of paula broadwell. her security clearance was suspended. jill kelley, the woman who touched off the initial fbi investigation has had her pass to enter an air force base suspended indefinitely. even with the swirling scandal, president obama has far more pressing matters on his plate says henry brady. >> most of the people in the white house are sitting around saying, let's just let this take its course, people are going to complain and make noise, but let's focus on the big important thing, which is this fiscal cliff. >> reporter: now with the petraeus scandal, one more item has been added to the president's agenda. appoint a new director of the cia. in berkely, rob roth, ktvu, channel 2 news. >>> the lights are finally back on at san francisco's city hall tonight and the building's dome is lit up once again. the whole power was restored at 7:15 this evening, following a fire in a basement electrical vault last night. when city hall opened there was still no power on the third and fourth floors. as for the cause of the electrical power that has not been pinpointed.